A Grandparent's Wisdom for A Happy LifeBook - 2020
An award-winning novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter, professor and cartoonist, Charles Johnson has held numerous impressive titles over the course of his incomparable career. Now, for the first time, with his trademark wisdom and philosophical generosity, he turns his attention to his most important role yet: grandparent. Johnson shares stories from his life with his six-year-old grandson, Emery, weaving in advice and life lessons that stand the test of time. Johnson shares these truths and more, offering profound meditations on family, race, freedom and creativity. Joyful, lucid and deeply comforting, this is Johnson at his most accessible and profound, an indispensable compendium for new grandparents and growing grandchildren alike, from one of America's most revered thinkers.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Hanover Square Press, 
Copyright Date: 2020
Branch Call Number: 306.8745 JOH 2020-05
Characteristics: 152 pages ; 21 cm
From Library Staff
An Award-winning novelist shares stories from his life with his six-year-old grandson, weaving in advice and life lessons that stand the test of time.